The Genocide of Tamil people week was observed in Jaffna yesterday. The Homage paying yesterday was held led by former NPC Member, M.K.Sivajilingam at around 10.30 a.m.
The Tamil Genocide week is being conducted from 12.05.2019 to 18.05.2019. During the Chandrika Bandaranayake regime, Kirushanthy Kumarasamy and several others were murdered by the Army in 1996. They were remembered yesterday.
Deputy Mayor, JMC, T.Eason lighted the main flame. Following him, several people including former members of the NPC, M.K.Sivajilinkam, P.Kajatheeban and former MP, Suresh Premachandran paid their homages.